A northbound UP mixed freight rolls through the Brazos Valley bound for Fort Worth and beyond as another year's corn crop starts to take shape.
Magma Arizona #7 basks in the morning sun awaiting the departure with the Texas State Railroad photographer's special.
Texas State Railroad's Magma Arizona #7 performs a runby in the woods outside of Palestine as part of their photographer's special.
A southbound NS mixed freights comes off the CNOTP into Chattanooga on a grand structure over the Tennessee River.
An empty rock train heads back to the quarry in central Texas for another load behind a clean GEVO.
Magma Arizona #7 crosses the Neches River on its eastbound journey to Rusk, deep in the piney woods of east Texas.
The Texas State Railroad's Photographers Special performs the first runby of the day. The recently restored #7 looks good under a hard working plume of smoke.
The Texas State Railroad's Photographers Special sits idle awaiting its departure from the Palestine depot. Photo taken under supervision of railroad personnel.
A westbound UP stack races the setting sun on the Sunset Route as it sprints across south central Texas while a thunderstorm looms to the east.
South Central Florida Express' turn to Fort Pierce crosses an irrigation canal on its way to the FEC interchange.
A BNSF trackage rights train loaded with tactonite heads west on the Sunset Route to the Ferromex interchange at the Mexican border at Eagle Pass, TX. In an unusual setup, the train was 1x2 with ... (more)
UP's empty rock train from Millet, TX crosses the Medina River on its way north for another load of rock for the booming Eagle Ford shale region.
A loaded grain train bound for the KCSM interchange at the Mexican border at Laredo, TX passes a beautiful springtime patch of wildflowers at Derby, TX.
TVRM's excursion passes north along the bucolic house at Roddy.
Franklin Minerals eastbound turn to the NS interchange at Rockwood, TN crosses the high bridge over Piney Creek on this former Tennessee Central route.